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Test your personal risk for Type 2 diabetes online

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Around two million people in Germany live with diabetes without knowing it. Most often, it's Type 2 diabetes, which develops without symptoms. Test your risk for diabetes now at In a few minutes, you will know your personal Type 2 diabetes risk.

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Type 2 diabetes: Undetected, a health risk

A growing problem worldwide, including in Germany: more and more people are diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. This comes with immense costs for our healthcare system and serious health consequences for those affected. Since the disease usually develops without symptoms, elevated blood sugar levels often go unnoticed for many years. If the diagnosis is made late, complications like cardiovascular or kidney disorders may already be present. The national diabetes information portal

The website is a joint offering from Helmholtz Munich, the German Diabetes Center (DDZ) in Düsseldorf, and the German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD). It provides easy-to-understand information about diabetes. Visit the website.

Since October, a broad online campaign with various motifs has been drawing attention to the free opportunity to test for Type 2 diabetes.